Identifying and definitional attributes
|Metadata item type:||Indicator|
|Short name:||Teenage birth rate, 2010|
|Registration status:||Health, Superseded 08/06/2011|
|Description:||Teenage birth rate|
|Indicator set:||National Healthcare Agreement (2010) Health, Superseded 08/06/2011|
|Outcome area:||Social Inclusion and Indigenous Health Health, Standard 07/07/2010|
Indigenous, Endorsed 11/09/2012
|Quality statement:||National Healthcare Agreement: P61-Teenage birth rate, 2010 QS Health, Superseded 08/06/2011|
Collection and usage attributes
|Population group age to:||Less than 20 years of age|
Numerator includes births to mothers aged less than 20 years.Births include still and live births.
|Computation:||1,000 x (Numerator ÷ Denominator)|
|Numerator:||Number of births to females aged less than 20 years|
|Numerator data elements:|
|Denominator:||Number of females aged 15–19 years|
|Denominator data elements:|
|Disaggregation data elements:|
|Comments:||Specified Disaggregation: Nationally and by state/territory (of mother's residence): by Indigenous status, remoteness area and SEIFA of residence.
Available Disaggregation: Nationally and by state/territory (of mother's residence): by Indigenous status, remoteness area and SEIFA of residence.
Data for the 2008 calendar year will be available in late 2010.Most recent data available for 2010 CRC baseline report: 2007 (calendar year).
|Unit of measure:||Person|
Indicator conceptual framework
|Framework and dimensions:||Health behaviours|
Data source attributes
|Reporting requirements:||National Healthcare Agreement|
|Organisation responsible for providing data:||Australian Institute of Health and Welfare|
|Further data development / collection required:|
Improving the quality of Indigenous identification within this data.Some jurisdictions are undertaking work to assess perinatal data vs registered births data.
|Other issues caveats:||Disaggregations within individual jurisdictions are subject to data quality considerations.|
|Related metadata references:|
See also National Healthcare Agreement: P01-Proportion of babies born with low birth weight, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: P03-Incidence of end-stage kidney disease, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: P18-Life expectancy, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
See also National Healthcare Agreement: P33-Women with at least one antenatal visit in the first trimester, 2010 Health, Superseded 08/06/2011
Has been superseded by National Healthcare Agreement: PI 61-Teenage birth rate, 2011 Health, Superseded 31/10/2011